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Zanzibar Palace Hotel

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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good21%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“top floor”(39 reviews)
“our honeymoon”(33 reviews)
“steep stairs”(13 reviews)
Free Wifi
Breakfast included
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4.0 Star Hotel
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28 Jan.29 Jan.
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This hotel is so beautiful. We loved that it's in the old section of town, very walkable through the narrow interesting streets to the harbor, with many restaurants and everything we wanted tot do. We had a small balcony overlooking the street (quiet) and a...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great place to stay. It is small, and beautifully decorated, and with a wonderful staff. The food is delicious, the coffee was the best I had ever had, and the atmosphere made you feel like you really had traveled somewhere, not just...More

Thank Cheri P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful large room several floors up away from the noisy street level.Staff are extremely helpful about providing tea and meals at times suiting guests, and the restaurant serves hygienic but very interesting meals (particularly the Swahili Experience and bungo juice).

Thank Elsa P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We flew from Dar es Salaam during a blinding rain storm, arriving at the hotel after dark and much of the city was without power, including the hotel. We were provided with flashlights and candles and had no problems. The staff was wonderful and very...More

Thank Dksibrt
Reviewed 19 November 2017

If you want authentic Stonetown atmosphere and location look no further. This small (9 rooms) boutique hotel suited our needs perfectly. Far from the tourist crowd you are convenient to all market streets and the harbor. Enjoy walking the myriad mazes, a local will happily...More

Thank micknmarley
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Awards & Recognition
Certificate of Excellence
Amenities
Top amenities
Restaurant
Free High Speed Internet ( WiFi )
Bar/Lounge
Breakfast included
Room Service
Hotel Amenities
Airport Transportation
Breakfast included
Laundry Service
Multilingual Staff
Room Service
Dry Cleaning
Concierge
Babysitting
Room amenities
Air Conditioning
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Restaurant
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Price range
USD 158 - USD 299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
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Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
#2 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
#3 Business Hotel in Stone Town
#3 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#4 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
Details
Price range
USD 158 - USD 299 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel class
Hotel Style
#1 Spa Hotel in Stone Town
#2 Romantic Hotel in Stone Town
#3 Business Hotel in Stone Town
#3 Family Hotel in Stone Town
#4 Luxury Hotel in Stone Town
Room types
Suites, Non-Smoking Rooms
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We know that it’s not always possible to arrive at the hotel during normal check in hours. In line with our renowned high service and standards, our hotel has a 24 hour front desk. You can rest easy in the knowledge that... More
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"The further up the better view."
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"Higher rooms have better views and are quieter, and fortunately the staff are very efficient at carrying even..."
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"We were a group that had 4 rooms and everyone seemed very happy with their room"
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"Unusually steep steps should guide your room choice. We enjoyed our suite, 1st floor. Didn't check out..."
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